• Jeff Sessions Will Not Recuse Himself From Michael Cohen Investigation
Jeff Sessions Will Not Recuse Himself From Michael Cohen Investigation

Cohen came under scrutiny for potential campaign finance law violations and bank fraud allegations. Because he has declined to fully recuse himself, Sessions will reportedly receive briefings on the investigation, which is headed by the U.S.

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  • Saudi Arabia issues drone restrictions following palace incident
Saudi Arabia issues drone restrictions following palace incident

Footage shared on social media appeared to show heavy shooting that lasted for at least 30 seconds, sparking speculation of political unrest. In 2015, the Gulf kingdom banned drones " of all types and sizes " from operating in Saudi skies without a special permit from the General Authority of Civil Aviation.

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  • Dallas police reported to have captured suspect in Home Depot shooting
Dallas police reported to have captured suspect in Home Depot shooting

Police said they did not know the condition of the civilian. One of the police officers was taken to Presbyterian Hospital. Police officials say the officer detained a suspect and requested additional officers for assistance. Police were actively searching for the shooting suspect in a nearby wooded area. The suspect has been identified as 29-...

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  • Amit Shah mocks Congress' 'Save the Constitution' campaign
Amit Shah mocks Congress' 'Save the Constitution' campaign

He alleged that people with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) background were being inducted in these institutions by the BJP-led government. "I want to speak for 15 minutes on the Rafale deal, on Nirav Modi and Modiji won't be able to stand there".

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  • 18 die in southern China karaoke lounge fire
18 die in southern China karaoke lounge fire

Police later issued a wanted notice looking for a 32-year old local man, saying he was the prime suspect accused of setting the karaoke parlour ablaze. Deadly fires are not uncommon in China , where safety regulations are often ignored. Authorities in Beijing, the capital, launched a 40-day "special operation" targeting fire code and buildin...

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  • Backlash After Court Rejects Alfie Evans Appeal
Backlash After Court Rejects Alfie Evans Appeal

This is contrary to the archdiocese of Liverpool that pledged its support to "doctors and staff" of Alder Hey in an internal memo leaked on April 16, in which an auxiliary bishop said the hospital is acting "in the best interests of Alfie" and describes Alder Hey as "a center of excellence".

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  • Syrian government forces pound Islamic State-held districts of Damascus
Syrian government forces pound Islamic State-held districts of Damascus

State-run al-Ikhbariya TV said the government hopes to isolate IS in Hajar al-Aswad. Hundreds of IS militants hold parts of the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk and nearby Hajar al-Aswad in southern Damascus. In 2012, Syrian rebels and army defectors pushed pro-government forces out of Yarmouk in response to a spiraling crackdown by state secu...

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  • Windrush generation to get United Kingdom citizenship
Windrush generation to get United Kingdom citizenship

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is being asked to take the fight to the British government on behalf of thousands of Caribbean-born Britons who have become victims of Britain's "hostile environment" policy. She said that "successive governments" had introduced measures to combat illegal immigration. "Because it's abundantly clear that everyone ...

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  • Saudi Airstrikes Blow Up Wedding Party In Yemen, Killing Dozens
Saudi Airstrikes Blow Up Wedding Party In Yemen, Killing Dozens

Over the past three years, more than 10,000 civilians have been killed and tens of thousands wounded, while over 3 million people have been displaced because of the fighting. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday reiterated to the Saudis that they have obligations under worldwide humanitarian law not to hit civilians during the war.

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  • European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers
European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers

The EU is Mexico's third largest trading partner after the United States and China, writes Reuters . Mexico's president has said at a trade fair in Germany that he's optimistic about reaching a deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement .

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  • Flight records illuminate Trump's '13 Moscow trip
Flight records illuminate Trump's '13 Moscow trip

Neither the White House nor the Trump Organization responded to requests for comment from the Daily News. Flight records obtained by Bloomberg say that Trump's jet shows him flying into Moscow on Friday evening, staying overnight, and flying out the next evening, after the Miss Universe Pageant on Saturday evening and a late night afterpa...

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  • VP rejects Oppn's impeachment motion against Chief Justice
VP rejects Oppn's impeachment motion against Chief Justice

The chairman's role, he said, was limited to examining whether the motion was in order and to verify the signatures of the members of Parliament who had signed the notice, and then send it to an inquiry committee comprising a high court judge, a sitting SC judge and a jurist as per the Judges Inquiry Act to conduct the probe.

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  • Houston mom sets vehicle on fire with kids in it
Houston mom sets vehicle on fire with kids in it

Several witnesses were at the facility when the incident took place. Houston police say a mother tried to burn her three children alive at a auto wash on Sunday night. Orem and dragged her 9-year-old child toward the bayou. Silva says she'll be charged with three counts of aggravated assault on a family member. But Segovia tripped and fel...

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  • Armenian prime minister resigns with party still in place
Armenian prime minister resigns with party still in place

When parliament convened for last week's vote, tens of thousands of protesters had already amassed in Yerevan's Republic Square, upset at Sargsyan's violation of his own pledge, claiming the shift threatened to make the 63-year-old leader for life.

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  • G7 to set up group to study Russian 'malign behaviour' - UK
G7 to set up group to study Russian 'malign behaviour' - UK

Her British counterpart Boris Johnson said his colleagues had backed London over the Salisbury poisoning attack and shown "strong G7 solidarity" with this month s US, French and British air strikes on Syrian chemical weapons installations. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told reporters that there would be "no political solution in Syria without ...

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  • Former US President George HW Bush In Intensive Care
Former US President George HW Bush In Intensive Care

Bush was hospitalized on Sunday, one day after his wife, Barbara Bush's funeral. At last check, doctors say he is responding to treatment and looks to be recovering. In April 2017, Bush had an extended hospital stay after suffering from pneumonia. In this November 14, 1988, file photo, President-elect George H.W.

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  • Russian Federation blocks Google IP addresses days after Telegram ban
Russian Federation blocks Google IP addresses days after Telegram ban

Some turn to VPNs to access that content anyway, but it turns out that Telegram hasn't needed to rely on that workaround to get used. Roskomnadzor filed a lawsuit against Telegram earlier this month, reportedly because the company refused to hand over to the FSB, the federal security agency, the encryption keys it could use to read the mess...

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  • Korea talks worry China
Korea talks worry China

The move came two days after North Korea announced it would halt all nuclear and missile tests as well as closing down its nuclear test site in Punggye-ri. Kim has an interest in making his meeting with Moon a success. Trump's pick to be the next secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo , travelled to North Korea on Easter weekend to lay t...

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  • NY Gov. introduces bill to ban single-use plastic bags statewide
NY Gov. introduces bill to ban single-use plastic bags statewide

A spokesman for Carl E. Heastie, the Assembly speaker, said the Assembly had been generally supportive of a ban but not a fee. A spokesman for Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan (R-Suffolk County) did not immediately comment on Cuomo's proposal.

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  • Van runs over Toronto pedestrians, up to 10 dead
Van runs over Toronto pedestrians, up to 10 dead

A white van jumped a curb and plowed into pedestrians in Toronto's northern suburbs on Monday, injuring at least seven people before the driver was taken into custody. Police, who say the driver is in custody, in Canada's largest city initially said eight to 10 people had been injured but later said it was unclear exactly how many had been hurt o...

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